There’s an interesting mix of events coming up this week. If you happen to be in Lagos or Abuja around this time, check them out and save the date.
CodeCamp 2014 Now Open to Applications from Early-Stage Developers
The CodeCamp is an intense 4-week residential training program targeted at early-stage developers. Hosted by CcHub Nigeria, the CodeCamp 2014 will focus on front-end web development and training to build android mobile applications using proven facilitator-led classroom-styled training sessions. 12 successful applicants – early-stage developers – will get an all-expense paid bootcamp followed by 3-month paid internships at leading tech organisations in Lagos, as well as CcHUB-supported start-ups.
Freelancers Meetup Lagos
Powered by Elance Nigeria, the Freelancers Meetup is a no-holds barred discussion platform for designers, writers, programmers, or business owners to get the opportunity to address their peers, introduce themselves or ask for help.
Date: Saturday, July 19, 2014
Time: 12:30PM to 02:30PM
Venue: The Enterprise Creative HotHouse, 4th floor , 34 Allen Avenue, Ikeja, Lagos.
Tech4Africa aims to bring together people in the Nigerian tech scene to learn, meet new people and have fun while doing so. Placing greatest emphasis on learning, interaction, engagement and discussion, Tech4Africa wants to be a place for new ideas where people are encouraged to make and change things.Tech4Africa Tickets are valid for all the tech sessions, workshops, and the evening Networking event. Register here to attend the Lagos sessions.
Date: Friday, 18th July, 2014
Nigeria Technology Fair
The Nigeria Technology Fair is a 3 day event held to showcase various products and services related to the technology, financial empowerment and many more sectors, in the Computer Hardware & Software, Business Services industries.
Date: 16th July to 18th July, 2014
Time: 09:00 AM to 04:00 PM
Venue: Abuja Sheraton Hotel & Tower, Abuja Municipal, Abuja
On Our Radar
BlackBerry Z3 Nigeria Launch
We told you, unofficially, that Nigeria is next in line for the launch of the Blackberry Z3, and now it’s official. The device would be unveiled in Lagos tomorrow.
Date: Thursday, 17th July, 2014
PayPal and First Bank Nigeria Partnership Launch
First Bank Nigeria will be launching their partnership with new entrant to the Nigerian payment scene, PayPal.
Date: Tuesday, 22nd July, 2014.